OH HB185 | 2015-2016 | 131st General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on May 5 2015 - 25% progression
Action: 2015-05-12 - Refer to Committee: Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


To amend sections 2909.03 and 2909.11 of the Revised Code to eliminate lack of the property owner's consent as an element of arson when the property is abandoned real property and to make the consent of the owner of abandoned real property an affirmative defense.

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Abandoned realty-owner's consent not element of arson



2015-05-12HouseRefer to Committee: Judiciary
2015-05-05HouseIntroduce Legislation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
29Amended CodeCitation Text
2909Amended CodeCitation Text
290903Amended CodeCitation Text
290911Amended CodeCitation Text

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